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Definition of OWL

OWL

noun

  • acronym for "Older Wiser Learner". A euphemism for an older person enrolled in college courses. (Often also called "returning student".)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      

    Citation from "James Kates: A Lifelong Hobby Becomes A College Degree", Ambler Campus of Temple University - Admissions blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Mar 24 2010. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Mar 24 2010.

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Definitions include: To think you know everything. Or making a disbelieving remark.
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